Affiliate Council

Affiliate Council Mission

To serve as an advisory body to the IAFP Board, representing the interests of the Affiliate Associations; to perform chairperson duties on the IAFP Awards Committee; and to facilitate the interchange of ideas and recommendations, among and between the Affiliate Associations and the IAFP Board, on programs, awards, and procedures.

Past Affiliate Council Chairs


  • Christina R. Wilson

    Affiliate Council Chairperson

    Columbus Public Health


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  • Neil Bogart

    Affiliate Council Secretary

    Red Diamond Inc.


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  • Susan Smith

    Staff Liaison

    International Association for Food Protection

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  • Mickey Parish

    U.S. FDA

Affiliate Council Delegates

  • Africa

    • Courage Saba, University for Development Studies, FAO
  • Argentina

    • Gabriela Stancanelli, 3M Argentina
  • Australia

    • Sandy Hume, bioMerieux Australia New Zealand
  • Brazil

    • Maria Teresa Destro, University of S찾o P찾ulo
  • Canada

    • Alberta
    • Lynn McMullen, University of Alberta
    • British Columbia
    • Natalie Prystajecky, BC Health Microbiology & Reference Laboratory
    • Ontario
    • Lynne Fruhner, University of Guelph
    • Quebec
    • Julie Jean, Laval University
  • China

    • Xiumei Liu, Chinese National Center for Food Safety Risk Assessment
  • Colombia

    • Janeth Luna, The Food Consortium Columbia SAS
  • Hong Kong

    • Terence Lau, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • Hungary

    • Laszlo Varga, University of W. Hungary
  • Korea

    • Kun-Ho Seo, Konkuk University
  • Lebanon

    • Zeina Kassaify, Mars Incorporated
  • Mexico

    • Raul Avila Sosa, Benemerita Universidad Autonoma de Puebla
  • New Zealand

    • Roger Cook, NZ Ministry of Primary Industries
  • Portugal

    • Laurentina M.R. Pedroso, Universidade Lusofona de Humanidades E Technogias
  • Southeast Asia

    • Matthew Turner, 3M Asia Pacific
  • Spain

    • David Rodriguez-Lazaro, University of Burgos
  • Taiwan

    • Lee-Yan Sheen, National Taiwan University
  • Turkey

    • Samim Saner, Kalite Sistem Laboratories
  • United Arab Emirates

    • Bobby Krishna, Dubai Municipality
  • United Kingdom

    • David Lloyd, Cardiff Metropolitan University
  • United States

    • Alabama
    • Neil Bogart, Red Diamond Inc.
    • Arizona
    • Michelle Chester, Maricopa County Environmental Services
    • Arkansas
    • Peggy Cook, Cargill
    • Capitol Area (DC)
    • Jenny Scott, FDA-CFSAN
    • Carolinas
    • Linda Leake, Food Safety Ink
    • Chinese in North America
    • Ruiqing Pamboukian, FDA
    • Connecticut
    • Frank Greene, Connecticut Dept. of Consumer Protection
    • Florida
    • Peter Hibbard, Red Lobster Seafood Company
    • Georgia
    • Tori Stivers, University of Georgia
    • Idaho
    • Patrick Guzzle, Food Protection Program
    • Illinois
    • Dan Brown, Crest Foods Company, Inc.
    • Indiana
    • Larry Beard, Hamilton Co. Health Department
    • Iowa
    • no delegate
    • Kansas
    • Ann Mayo
    • Michigan
    • David Peters, University of Michigan OSEH
    • Minnesota
    • Julie Sundgaard, Romer Labs
    • Missouri
    • James O'Donnell, III, Hussmann Corporation
    • Nebraska
    • open
    • New Jersey
    • Gary Cohen, SupplyOne
    • New York
    • Steve Murphy, Cornell University
    • North Dakota
    • Grant Larson, Fargo Cass Public Health
    • Ohio
    • Christina Ritchey Wilson, Columbus Public Health Department
    • Pennsylvania
    • Janice Bowermaster, Lancaster DHIA
    • South Dakota
    • John Osburn, SD Department of Health
    • Southern California
    • Turonda Crumpler
    • Texas
    • Alex Castillo, Texas A&M University
    • Upper Midwest (MN)
    • Tom Berry, AMPI
    • Washington
    • Stephanie Olmsted, Safeway, Inc.
    • Wisconsin
    • Michael Schoenherr, Schoep?셲 Ice Cream Co., Inc.

Affiliate View Newsletter

Affiliate View is IAFP?셲 quarterly newsletter specifically for our Affiliates. From information about upcoming events to news about IAFP programs and services, the Affiliate View is a valuable source of information to help you make the most of your Membership status.

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